Sunday, May 1, 2011

Welcome to the Spring Blog Carnival!

I'm thrilled to participate in the Spring Blog Carnival!

The Spring Blog Carnival will run from May 1st to May 8th. Two hundred participating blogs will be offering book-related giveaways. If you're a book lover, don't miss it! There will be plenty of opportunities to win prizes. Winners will be announced on May 9th.

The carnival is being hosted by:

Candace’s Book Blog
Reading Angel
Pure Imagination
The Book Swarm

My giveaway will be an autographed hardcover copy of my latest children's picture book, Frederico, the Mouse Violinist!

To enter, become my blog follower and leave a comment at the bottom of this post. Additional entries:

'Like' my Facebook Fan Page

Subscribe to my blog (at the top of the right sidebar under my photo)

Good luck!

Here's a list of participating blogs:


Madison said...

My son would love this book :)

GFC follower
+1 I like you on FB (Madison Hendrix)

Katia said...

Looks like a great read.
GFC follower.
kr_moreau at doglover dot com

Michelle said...

GFC follower Michelle Hofer
cmichellehofer AT gmail DOT com

Cheryl said...

No need to enter me, I just wanted to stop by and say good luck with the challenge. This is a fabulous book. Anyone who wins it will be very lucky.

All my best,


Elizabeth Varadan aka Mrs. Seraphina said...

No need to enter me, either, I just saw your comment on Rosi's blog and find the blog challenge above a wonderful site for good reads. Thanks, and do visit me at my blog:

SpadesHigh said...

GFC follower: SpadesHighReads
+1 Liked FB: SpadesHigh Reads
+1 Subscribed Email:

TValeros18 [at] gmail [dot] com

Thank you for a chance to win a book for my son!!
=D i don think it's too early to start him on my book addiction, right!? =)

Elizabeth Varadan aka Mrs. Seraphina said...

Hi again, and thanks for following me!

Karen Cioffi said...

Frederico, the Mouse Violinist is a wonderful picture book - I did a review of it.

You can check it out at Amazon or

Karen Cioffi Writing for Children and More

Michele L said...

Thanks for the chance to win!!

GFC Michele Luker


marybelle said...

I follow GFC
I subscribe.

Anonymous said...

Thanks for the giveaway!
I am a GFC follower- Krysta Banco
I "Like" on FB- Krysta Banco


June M. said...

Thank you for the giveaway.

GFC: June M.
Liked on FB: June Manning

manning_j2004 at yahoo dot com

Krystal said...

My daughter would love this book! thanks for the giveaway -

April said...

What a great way to celebrate Spring!!

Mia J. said...

My daughter would love this. Thanks for the chance to win it.

I follow on GFC.

mia at jacobsracing dot com

Krystal said...

Thanks for the giveaway! My sister would love this book. Krystal L. I am a GFC follower as Krystal Larson

Charla said...

What a wonderful giveaway!
GFC booktalkwithcharla
face book-charla wilson

Sherry said...

Thanks for the giveaway.

GFC follower - Sherry S.
Liked your Facebook page - Sherry Strode

sstrode at scrtc dot com

Mona said...

Thanks for the giveaway. My daughter and I enjoy reading together and I'm always looking to add to her personal library. Like most kids, she has books she likes to read over and over.

+1 email subscriber
+1 FB fan(Mona Garg)


Tiffany Drew said...

Thank you for the great giveaway! My kids would really enjoy this book.

GFC follower Tiffany Drew
Liked your Facebook page as Tiffany Drew


Judy said...

My grandson would love this!! I am a GFC-follower-judy

I liked you on Facebook-Judy Cox

I subscribed per email.


Lisa - Bookworm Lisa said...

looks like a great book.

I follow on GFC as Lisa Faber
I like your facebook page as Lisa Snider Faber
ke7yca at gmail dot com

mariska said...

my son will love this :)

a gfc follower : mariska h

uniquas at ymail dot com

Nikita said...

Thanks for the giveaway!

+1 GFC follower (Nikita)


Christie said...

Following on GFC (Christie)

Liked on FB (Christie H)

swaggirl01 at gmail dot com


Coreena McBurnie said...

Thanks for the great contest. I am a follower and liked your FB.
coreenamcburnie at gmail dot com

mfay2 said...

This looks so cute. I like the character's name!
GFC: Marynellie
marynellie8 at yahoo dot com

Jules@OneBookShy said...

This looks like such a darling book!

Please enter me in the drawing.

onebookshy at yahoo dot com

Linda Henderson said...

Thank you for the great childrens book giveaway, my grandkids would love it.

GFC follow as seriousreader
FB like as Linda Henderson
Email subscriber

seriousreader at live dot com

kwesifriends said...

GFC: kwesifriends
Facebook: Kwesi Ian Jay J----- (to protect mg Last name)


I enjoyed reading picture book, this year I'm challenging myself to read 3 dozens of picture books! Weee!

Mary Ellen said...

Thank you for the chance to win!
GFC follower - Mary Ellen Thompson

Dinda_SI said...

Thanks for the chance !!!
I'm a GFC follower.
I liked your fb page.


Bakin_Goddess said...

I am a GFC follower -- Kimmie, Nola
and Follow you on your FB page

LOVE the book!!!!

blazesandbubbles AT gmail DOT com

Maria (pronounced Mariah) I blame my mother... said...

Please include me...I am a follower and FB fan (Maria Smith)

Thank you!


Lora1967 said...

THanks for the giveaway I am follower number 600 YAYYY!

Kulsuma said...

Thanks for the giveaway!
GFC follower.
Please count me in if this is international.

Stephanie said...

This looks like a great read.

GFC follower - Stephanie M

like on FB - Stephanie McCarthy

smccar1 at hotmail dot com

Giada M said...

Please enter me only if this contest is international.
Thank you for this chance! :D
I'm a blog follower.
I like your facebook page (Giada Mariani)

Giada M.

fabgiada (at) gmail (dot) com

Book Loving Mommy said...

New GFC follower and liked you on Facebook (Gary N Jessica Manning)


IandSsmom said...

Tbank you for the giveaway!!
GFC Shannon Johnson
+1 fb Shannon Johnson

Janelle said...

Best wishes and thanks for a chance to win this fantabulous giveaway

AEKZ2 said...

GFC follower
Thank you!

AEKZ2 said...

Like you on FB (Annette E)

Heath and Jessica said...

GFC followers: Heath and Jessica
also like you on facebook as Jessica George Robison

Leanne said...

GFC follower.

leanniegehrke at hotmail dot com